We were very proud to host the group from Lenses this past week. They were able to host their conference meetings on our campus and take tours around Mississippi. The group had a tight schedule and got to hear from such speakers as Dr. John Perkins, Dr. Dolphus Weary, and Dr. Perkins’ son-in-law, Dr. Ronald … Continue reading Lenses Institute Meets at JVMPF
John and Vera Mae Perkins were instrumental in securing Mississippi families during the civil rights era which, for the south, extended well beyond Dr. King’s original movement. When you visit the Perkins Center, you will not only learn about the ministry, but you will also be introduced to some of the fascinating and dark history … Continue reading Visit the historic Perkins Center!
Special thanks to the Belhaven team that helped us prep for the CCDA Cohorts this week! It was a big contribution and we hope you will all come back to visit or join our internship programs ❤
Special thanks to the Clarks and all who organized the Cohorts visit 🙂 We got to take a trip out to Mendenhall to see the original Perkins ministries that are still in action today!
JVMPF is proud to have an inspired leadership team working to extend John and Vera Mae’s legacy of reconciliation, community development, and inspiring hearts towards Christ!
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